7 injured in Fla. juvenile detention center brawl

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — Authorities say two corrections officers and five juvenile inmates were injured in a brawl at a juvenile detention center in central Florida.

Volusia County Sheriff’s investigators say 38 inmates were involved in the fight Monday evening at the Volusia Regional Juvenile Detention Center.

According to a sheriff’s report, the brawl erupted when staff tried to discipline an inmate. The facility’s supervisor, Sgt. Kathryn Julik, says the inmate had broken state property.

Two officers and five inmates were treated for minor injuries.

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